Welcome Weekend 2017

Friday, August 25, 2017 (All day)
Saturday, August 26, 2017 (All day)
Sunday, August 27, 2017 (All day)
Dominican University - Main Campus - 7900 Division Street - River Forest IL

Welcome Weekend 2017 is an extension of the orientation program for Dominican University. The University welcomes new resident students to campus on Friday, August 25 from 9am-4pm. There is a full day of programming on Saturday, August 26, designed for students and their families. Guests will choose from a variety of workshops offered throughout the day, enjoy lunch with others new to the Dominican community, participate in a resource fair featuring over 20 departments at the university, attend mass and join President Donna Carroll at a reception for new students and their families. Saturday night and Sunday provide multiple social events for new and continuing students to meet and get excited about starting the school year together. For any questions, please contact the Dean of Students Office at 708-524-6822.

Please complete the registration form below to confirm your attendance at the Welcome Weekend activities. To inquire about events for the weekend, or make changes to your registration – please contact the Dean of Students Office at 708-524-6822.

Friday, August 25

Residential Student Move In
9:00am - 4:00pm

Saturday, August 26

Check In
9:00-9:50 a.m.

President's Welcome
10:00-10:30 a.m.
Morning Workshops
10:45 a.m-12:30 p.m.

Lunch & Resource Fair
12:30-2 p.m.

Afternoon Workshops
2-3:45 p.m.
Mass of the Holy Spirit and Blessing for all new students joining the DU community. 
4 p.m.

Welcome Reception for Students and Families
5:30 p.m.

Student socials hosted by The Office of Student Involvement
7-10 p.m.

Sunday, August 27

DU Fest (Students only, Please bring Student ID)
3 p.m. 

Contact Information
Student Registration
Please select the events you plan to attend. Register yourself only here; you can register parents and family in the next section.
Parent & Family Registration
Please select the events you plan to attend and the number of people attending each event (not including your DU student):